The following are answers to common questions in the Microsoft FrontPage Client Newsgroup:
Here are the methods you can use to have the results of a form emailed to you instead of being saved to your web:
Method 1 - Use the Form to EMail FP 98 Feature or MailTo Tag
Follow the steps in How to Set Up a Form to Post Results by E-mail
There are several browsers (including Internet Explorer 1.0 through 3.0) that do not support the mailto tag for filling out forms. The result is the end-user (browser) will pop up their email program with only the "TO:" part filled in. This usually leaves the end-user frustrated because they spent time filling out the form.
Method 2 - Use Java
Method 3 - Use CGI
The following CGI Programs can be used to send the results of a form by email:
Note: We can write custom CGI scripts to meet your specific needs. An example might be a CGI script that sends you email as well as appending the results to a HTML form or a comma-delimited database.